The Liliha Public Library will be closed for major renovations starting Saturday, November 24, 2018. For more information, click here.



Hawaii’s public libraries play an important role in building healthy communities. As community hubs, our branches provide free and equal access to information, help people ...
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You may have seen on the news or read about the United States Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) that was recently released by the Fourth ...
Read More Impacts of Climate Change: Fourth National Climate Assessment

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Smart Voting Starts @ Your Library

Posted on Oct 29, 2018 in Spotlight

INTRODUCTION With just a few days left before the general election, the Hawaii State Public Library System has curated the official websites related to the ...
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Do you practice good cyber hygiene? The Hawaii State Public Library System, in partnership with the Hawaii Department of Defense Office of Homeland Security and the (ISC)2 ...
Read More Safe & Secure: Protect yourself on the Internet!

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Posted on Jul 25, 2018 in Spotlight

Join PBS Hawai’i and the Hawaii State Public Library System in The Great American Read now until October 23, 2018.  Designed to spark a national ...

We asked for your support to read 13 million minutes to meet the program’s statewide reading goal. You ROCKED and then ROLLED OVER the goal ...
Read More Congratulations for reading an amazing 15,380,586 minutes during Summer Reading Program 2018!

Come “ROCK” READING during the Hawaii State Public Library System’s 2018 Summer Reading Program for a chance to win a grand prize drawing for a ...
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Posted on May 8, 2018 in Spotlight

PressReader delivers an endless stream of top news stories to read, discuss and share. Get full issues of thousands of top newspapers and magazines just as they appear in print.

Don’t miss out on two days of author talks, readings, books, music, and culture at the Hawaii Book and Music Festival on May 5th and ...
Read More Join us at the Hawaii Book & Music Festival | May 5 – 6, 2018

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BookFlix Makes Reading Fun!

Posted on Dec 5, 2017 in Spotlight

The Hawaii State Public Library System now has a great ebook resource for Keiki! It’s called Bookflix! Bookflix’s offers an interactive reading and learning experience for ...
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